Exotic Animal Dentistry I

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About the course

Compare differences in anatomy, dentition and functionality in the oral cavity of different species. Interactive discussions how to treat zoo animals such as hyena, possum, degu, lamas, sheep and different types of tusks. How to treat and what materials to use, We will practice on extracted teeth and sample skulls.



• Tooth anatomy

• Variations and function

• Dental equipment and supplies

• Taxanomically discussing problems they get

• Pitfalls and security issues - Who takes control? Who is in charge? Team approach.


• Recognition of skulls

• Local blocks

• Extractions

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